Precision Pathology

COVID-19 Patient FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions for Patients

  • How do I get tested?

    Talk to your provider and let them know that PPS is performing COVID-19 testing with fast turnaround times.

    They can access the information on our website, or call 210-646-0890 for more information.

  • Is this a test for antibodies?

    No. PPS is not providing antibody testing for COVID-19.

    This testing is only to determine if a patient is currently infected.

  • How is the test administered?

    Samples can be collected by nasopharyngeal swab or saliva/sputum.

  • What is the cost for the test?

    The laboratory will bill patient insurance directly.

    For cash pay patients, the cost of the test is $100.00.